'Roman' Tagged Posts

'Roman' Tagged Posts

OUR DUAL CITIZENSHIP

Our first three children entered this world as dual citizens – Americans by virtue of their parents – and Canadian by virtue of their place of birth. When we crossed the border to move back to the States, we laid out all the appropriate paper work at customs while the little nippers slept soundly in the van, oblivious to our crossing in the middle of the night. The…

“THE BELT OF TRUTH”

In his famous summons to “put on the full armor of God” in Ephesians chapter 6, St. Paul says:  “Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist.” The Roman soldier wore a heavy belt that guarded and supported his middle.  It was more than some decorative Elvis belt.  It allowed him to tuck in or gird up any loose-flowing robes or clothing to be prepared…